asymptotic freedom


noun Physics.

a property of the force between quarks, according to quantum chromodynamics, such that they behave almost like free particles when they are close together within a hadron.

Nearby words

  1. asymmetrical warfare,
  2. asymmetry,
  3. asymptomatic,
  4. asymptote,
  5. asymptotic,
  6. asynapsis,
  7. asynchronism,
  8. asynchronous,
  9. asynchronous transmission,
  10. asynclitism

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